Ever Buy an Original PS3? Sony May Owe You $65

Posted by Megalith 10:35 AM (CDT)

Sunday March 18, 2018

Owners of the original, "fat" PS3 may be entitled to $65 due to Sony’s "OtherOS" settlement, in which the company had violated its promise of letting gamers install Linux on the console. Those who qualify may submit a claim at

Where do you begin? If you purchased an original "Fat" PS3 between November 1, 2006, and April 1, 2010 at an "authorized retailer" in the US -- so not Craiglist, where I bought mine -- you're eligible to receive up to $65 for each original PS3 you bought. You can submit multiple claims if you bought more than one. The deadline is April 15, 2018.